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First Impressions: Why Onboarding Employees Is Like Going on a First Date

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8 mentions7 days ago 7 days ago
“I arrived early excited about my first day and my first real job from college. I just could not believe how disorganized they were. It was like nothing you said.

Ch-ch-ch-changes

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1 mentions5 days ago 5 days ago
Is there an appetite for change in L&D? That was the conversation I’ve had with colleagues lately. And I have to say that that the answer is mixed, at best.

Learn How to Build Effective E-Learning with this Free E-Book The Rapid E-Learning Blog

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3 mentions6 days ago 6 days ago
I’m not sure you noticed but we just updated the Insider’s Guide to Becoming a Rapid E-Learning Pro. The first edition of the free e-book was released in 2007, and ...

What's The Truth About Your Leadership?

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3 mentions5 days ago 5 days ago
In my previous piece, I looked at an underlying theme found among the numerous issues leaders in every industry face today and what this tells us about how we can ...

Are You Easy to Follow? 10 Things Great Leaders Know and Do

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7 mentions5 days ago 5 days ago
That was the response from a friend when we were recently talking about how much she enjoys her job. She’s worked with this person for several years, they have a ...

Learning Ecosystems and the Experience API: xAPI Camp Recap

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2 mentions5 days ago 5 days ago
Is it possible to create learning ecosystems that provide constant support for learners—delivering the right experience at the right time? According to some industry experts, the answer is yes. But ...

How To Create The Worst Employee Training Experience Ever!

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2 mentions7 days ago 7 days ago
See also: Corporate Learning & Development, Corporate Training, Employee Engagement, Training Evaluation Training is a critical tool in building employee knowledge and a great way to retain and empower your ...

Salesforce’s Gamification Training For Enterprise Security

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2 mentions7 days ago 7 days ago
Salesforce, a leading cloud computing company decided to address security problems thanks to gamification. This method was adopted as a way of addressing employees not taking security seriously. The purpose ...

5 Mistakes Leaders Make When Building Teams

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5 mentions7 days ago 7 days ago
One of the most important tasks of any leader: build a solid team around the mission at hand. This always sounds easier than it really is. Bringing diverse individuals – ...

Instructional Design Models and Theories: The Component Display Theory

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5 mentions1 week ago 1 week ago
The Component Display Theory was introduced in 1983 by M. David Merrill to work alongside Reigeluth's Theory, with the first detailing the “micro elements” of an effective instructional design, though ...

Forging a Unique Workplace Culture

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6 mentions1 week ago 1 week ago
Trying to forge a workplace culture for your business can easily go wrong. A culture imposed from the top down can create resistance and disengagement as people feel that it ...

Things to remember when combining Gamification with mLearning

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4 mentions4 days ago 4 days ago
Gamification is a much talked about topic these days. By the end of 2014, over 70% of the 2000 largest companies have deployed at least a single gamified application. An ...

The Free eBook: How To Become An Instructional Designer

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1 mentions5 days ago 5 days ago
Is it possible to create learning ecosystems that provide constant support for learners—delivering the right experience at the right time? According to some industry experts, the answer is yes. But ...

What It Takes For True Leadership to Happen

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8 mentions2 weeks ago 2 weeks ago
If we genuinely understand that our people are our greatest assets, then as forward-thinking leaders, we must become masterful at dealing with individuals as just that: Individuals. What does this ...

More Than Just a Game: The Business Impacts of Gamification

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3 mentions1 week ago 1 week ago
In the past forty years, video games have gone from experiments conducted within the labs of MIT to a multi-billion dollar industry. Over two thirds of U.S. households plays video ...

Mobile is all About Getting Stuff Done

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3 mentions2 weeks ago 2 weeks ago
Last week I was with a colleague at a client meeting just outside of Melbourne. As we walked out after the meeting, he flipped out his iPhone, opened the ‘goCatch‘ ...

The ROI of Social Learning Infographic

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3 mentions1 week ago 1 week ago
Eighty percent of learning takes place through on-the-job interactions with peers, experts, and managers, according to Bersin and Associates. This type of informal learning, referred to as social learning, is ...

The Power of Sustainability-First Design

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7 mentions2 weeks ago 2 weeks ago
For many companies, social responsibility seems to come as an afterthought. But if product developers are onboard, it can become the core of a business. Paul Dillinger is a fashion ...

Finding the ROI in Sustainability

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5 mentions2 weeks ago 2 weeks ago
This article is part of a series on “The ROI of Sustainability,” written with the support of MeterHero. MeterHero helps companies and organizations offset their water and energy footprints ...

How Diversity Can Boost Creativity in the Tech Industry

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3 mentions2 weeks ago 2 weeks ago
By 2040, America’s demographic landscape is expected to look quite different than it does today: Minorities will be the majority, and 1 in 4 Americans will be of Hispanic/Latino origin.

25 Rules Of Thumb Deemed Important In Instructional Design

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4 mentions6 days ago 6 days ago
What rules do instructional designers rely on to solve design problems? What insights become patterns for future use?Research has shown that during problem solving, experienced instructional designers will adapt procedural ...

Crafting a Conscious Culture

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6 mentions2 weeks ago 2 weeks ago
A good thing is happening. More companies are awakening to what a conscious culture can mean for their business, and Millennials will be instigating more change on how purpose and ...

Leading a Horse To Water: Too Much Training Within Industry

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6 mentions2 weeks ago 2 weeks ago
For those of you who are not familiar with TWI, a.k.a. Training Within Industry, well, have you ever seen those WWII era posters lionizing Rosie the Riveter? The collective ability ...

#ATD2015: How The 23 Mobile Learning Vendors Are Like LEGO Building Blocks

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3 mentions2 weeks ago 2 weeks ago
These days, it is relatively easy to say you do “mobile learning.” All that is required is that your content will display without too much trouble on a tablet. But,

The Great eLearning Design Mashup

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2 mentions2 weeks ago 2 weeks ago
See also: eLearning Design Tips, eLearning Development Best Practices, Instructional Design Tips, Storytelling in eLearning As eLearning designers, we should be looking to web design trends to borrow, to begin ...

How to Master Microlearning Infographic

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3 mentions2 weeks ago 2 weeks ago
The Fortune 500 and other cutting-edge companies are using microlearning to change the way they approach training and development. By focusing on short, relevant, engaging content, they are simultaneously gaining ...

Producing High Quality eLearning Videos: The Ultimate Guide

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2 mentions2 weeks ago 2 weeks ago
See also: eLearning Design Tips, eLearning Development Best Practices, eLearning Guide, Video in eLearning, Video Production Best Practices Videos in eLearning stimulate brainstorming, heighten motivation and appeal to a variety ...

The Internet Is Finally Forcing Management to Care About People

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2 mentions2 weeks ago 2 weeks ago
The humanist strand of management thinking that celebrates teams and collaboration through respect for customers and workers as human beings has a long and distinguished history. It includes Mary Parker ...

A Quick Summary Of The Theory Of Learning Curves

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2 mentions2 weeks ago 2 weeks ago
by Steve Wheeler, Associate Professor, Plymouth Institute of Education This is number 9 in my series on learning theories. My intention is to work through the alphabet of psychologists and ...

4 Challenges Designing Augmented Reality Applications for Smart Glasses

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3 mentions2 weeks ago 2 weeks ago
Mobile learning via AR is not a simple evolution of eLearning. Just as the transition from desktop computing to mobile computing required a new approach in regards to learning (see ...

Instructional Design is Exploding!

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3 mentions2 weeks ago 2 weeks ago
You are here: Home › Learning & Collaboration Blog › Instructional Design is Exploding! May 7, 2015 by Justin Ferriman+0 CommentsInstructional design is a booming profession. The growing use of ...

The Recipe for Great Quality Custom Learning Solutions

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4 mentions3 weeks ago 3 weeks ago
As a leading provider of learning technology solutions, we often get questioned about the ‘quality’ of our solutions and services; what it means to us and how we ensure ‘great’.

True Diversity Is Much More Than A Drive By

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8 mentions3 weeks ago 3 weeks ago
“For you and me, sex is not a competition For you and me, sex is not a job description For you and me We agree— But that’s just us Reaching ...

Workplace Performance: 70:20:10 - Beyond the Blend

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1 mentions3 weeks ago 3 weeks ago
The term ‘blended learning’ first appeared in the late-1990s when web-based learning solutions started to become more widely used and were integrated on one way or another with face-to-face methods.

It’s Pretty Clear That Your Workforce Issues May Be Bigger Than HR

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8 mentions3 weeks ago 3 weeks ago
There’s no question that there are things that HR can do to change how we service both the business and our employees. But the other side of the cointhat rarely ...

A Three-Step Process for Becoming an E-Learning Pro

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4 mentions3 weeks ago 3 weeks ago
“I want to become an elearning pro. What do I have to do to get better?” This is one of the most common questions I’m asked. I’ve addressed it a ...

Instructional Design Now Infographic

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2 mentions3 weeks ago 3 weeks ago
Instructional Design Now Infographic, a collaboration of the Association for Talent Development (ATD) and the Institute for Corporate Productivity (i4cp), explores a learning landscape rich in emerging opportunities, populated by ...

Sustainability’s Missing Stakeholders: Nature and the Future

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2 mentions3 weeks ago 3 weeks ago
There is an adage in crisis management that goes something like this: You don’t get to decide whether your company is in a crisis, your stakeholders do. That means, regardless ...

Interview with Catherine Davis

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3 mentions3 weeks ago 3 weeks ago
Catherine Davis is SweetRush instructional design practice lead. Her years of experience as an instructional designer in various capacities (in-house corporate, vendor, freelance, etc.) make her a corporate training veteran ...

Nuts and Bolts: Causing Serendipity by Jane Bozarth

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1 mentions3 weeks ago 3 weeks ago
“Bibliographies were my first Internet.”—Kelly Smith, #lrnchat tweet I’ve been involved with music, one way or another, my whole life, and while I’ve a good memory for lyrics I have ...

How do you measure the ‘success’ of a MOOC?

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2 mentions3 weeks ago 3 weeks ago
Here’s a question I’ve been battling for some time .. how do you measure the ‘success’ of a MOOC? The problem is that I haven’t been able to define what ...

A Diverse Workforce Calls For Leadership Vision

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4 mentions3 weeks ago 3 weeks ago
I’m on a stop over at London’s Heathrow, soon to be in Cork, Ireland, where I’m at the IT@Cork European Technology Summit, taking part in an interactive conference and a ...

What Do Chief Sustainability Officers Actually Do?

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3 mentions3 weeks ago 3 weeks ago
More and more companies have a senior executive in charge of sustainability, but that doesn't make those companies automatically green. The country’s first Chief Sustainability Officer was appointed in 2004,

Revolutionize Learning and Development

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2 mentions3 weeks ago 3 weeks ago
#Chat2lrn is delighted to have a guest post from Clark Quinn. Clark Quinn, Ph.D., is a recognized leader in learning technology strategy, helping organizations take advantage of information systems to ...
 

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